Accession Number : AD0779216

Title :   Orifice Probe for Plasma Diagnostics: II. Multi-Parameter Analysis,

Corporate Author : YORK UNIV TORONTO (ONTARIO) CENTRE FOR RESEARCH IN EXPERIMENTAL SPACE SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Prokopenko,S. M. L. ; Laframboise,J. G. ; Goodings,J. M.

Report Date : 06 SEP 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A multi-grid orifice probe and analysis technique are presented which permit the measurement of the following plasma parameters: the electron number density, the electron temperature, the space potential, and an estimate of the metastable number density. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Plasmas(Physics), *Probes, Electron density, Electron energy

Subject Categories : Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE